AIBE 2020


    AIBE XV 2020 Application Form(Available), Exam Dates, Eligibility, Pattern and Result

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    AIBE, All India Bar Examination, is a national level exam conducted by Bar Council of India (BCI) with the objective of assessing the capability of advocates who want to practice law in India. AIBE 2020 is the qualifying examination to get the “Certificate of Practice” for the legal profession.

    Latest: AIBE 2020 application form has been released on May 16, 2020. No application fee only for those candidates who were declared as disqualified, missing set codes and canceled test centers. Check here Notice Detail.
    • AIBE XV 2020 Paper consists of 100 objective type questions to be completed within 3 hours and 30 minutes. Check AIBE Exam Pattern
    • Candidates are be awarded one mark for each correct answer. No mark will be deducted for wrong or unanswered questions. 
    • AIBE is conducted in nearly 44 cities in 11 languages and candidates have the choice to take the examination in any one of the languages. Check AIBE Syllabus
    • Bar Council of India will award the certificate to candidates who will qualify the All India Bar examination.

    AIBE XV 2020 Highlights

    Date of ExamAugust 16, 2020 (Announced)
    Conducting BodyBar Council of India
    Mode of ExamOffline
    Medium of Exam11 languages
    Duration of Exam3 hours 30 minutes
    Certification Offered“Certificate of Practice” for the legal profession

    AIBE 2020 Exam Dates (Revised)

    Bar Council of India had released the event dates of AIBE 2020 late at night on May 11, 2020. Later, it revised the registration and exam schedule as given below: 

    Starting of AIBE XV 2020 Online RegistrationMay 16, 2020(Released)
    Closing of AIBE Registration 2020August 2, 2020
    Last day to Pay AIBE Registration fee in Online modeJuly 27, 2020
    Last Day to Pay AIBE Registration fee in Offine modeJuly 29, 2020
    Availability of AIBE XV Admit Card 2020August 9, 2020
    AIBE XV 2020 Exam DateAugust 16, 2020
    Answer Key Release Dateto be notified
    AIBE XV 2020 Result Dateto be notified

    Download AIBE Old Papers 2020

    AIBE XV 2020 Eligibility Criteria

    Before applying for AIBE XV 2020, all candidates must be aware of the eligibility criteria set by the conducting body, Bar Council of India. After clearing the eligibility criteria applicants can apply for AIBE 2020. Here are the Eligibility Criteria of AIBE XV 2020, given as follows:

    AIBE 2020 Nationality 

    • Candidate should be an Indian national.

    AIBE 2020 Qualifying Examination

    • Candidates must either have passed 3 years or 5 years LL.B. degree from a BCI recognized law school.
    • No minimum percentage is required in the qualifying examination in order to apply for AIBE 2020.

    Enrollment with State Bar Council 

    • In order to appear in All India Bar Examination, it is must for the aspirant/law graduate to be enrolled with his/her respective State Bar Council.
    • Candidate must possess the advocate enrollment card issued by State Bar Council.

    Age Criteria and Number of Attempts

    • There is no prescribed age limit for writing AIBE 2020 Exam. Check AIBE XV Cut Off
    • There is no limit in attempts for AIBE. Candidates can appear this examination any number of times.

    AIBE XV 2020 Registration

    AIBE Application Process has began from May 16, 2020. Candidates are required to fill the form online. The last date to submit AIBE XV application form is August 2, 2020

    The procedure to fill AIBE XV 2020 Online Application Form is as follows:

    • Visit the official website
    • Read all instructions provided there before filling the online application form
    • Fill the registration form with your personal detailslike Name, DOB, Address details, contact information, nationality, etc.
    • Select the examination center, the candidate can choose only one center where he/she wishes to take AIBE XV 2020
    • Candidates have to upload documents such as advocate ID card (if issued by State Bar Council), enrollment certificate, scanned photograph and signature, category and disability certificate (if applicable).
    • Once candidates have submitted his/her application form then go to your email inbox for registration number and password.
    • Login with your registration number and password
    • Payment of application fee can only be done through SBI Challan. No other mode of payment will be accepted.
    • Payment has to be made after 24 hours of Registration
    • Print Challan for payment
    • Make the necessary payment and retain candidates’ copy of the challan with you.
    • After confirmation of the payment, upload challan and provide details such as journal number, branch code & date of challan.
    • Get a printout of the filled online form for future references.

    Download Official How To Apply? PDF

    AIBE 2020 Application Fee

    • General category candidates will have to pay the fee of INR 3560 for the examination.
    • Rs. 2500 + Rs 60 bank transaction charges for SC/ST category candidates.
    • Application Fee once paid shall not be refunded under any circumstances
    • The fee can only be deposited through bank challan of SBI bank.

    AIBE 2020 Admit Card

    Candidates will have to download their AIBE 2020 Admit Cards from the official website. AIBE XV 2020 Admit Cards will be released on August 9, 2020 The exam conducting body issues the Admit Card only for those aspirants who will successfully submit the online application form. To download the admit card, candidates need to enter application number and date of birth.

    Steps to Download AIBE Admit Card

    1. Go to the official website.
    2. Click on the link referred to as AIBE 2020 Admit Card.
    3. Enter your login details Registration Number and Password.
    4. Login and download the Admit Card for examination.
    5. Print the Admit Card on A4 sheet.

    Candidates would be required to carry the Admit card along with the photo identity card to the examination hall.

    AIBE XV 2020 Exam Pattern

    AIBE XV 2020 will be a Pen & paper-based test. The exam will be conducted in 11 languages and candidates have the choice to take the examination in any one of the languages.

    The question paper will contain total 100 questions of the objective type from 20 subjects. These 20 subjects will be divided into Category-I and Category-II. Each subject of Category-I will have 7 questions while Category-II subjects will have 23 questions in total.

    Category-I (Part-I)Category-II (Part-II)
    Alternative Dispute ResolutionAdministrative Law
    Civil Procedure Code and Limitation ActCompany Law
    Constitutional LawEnvironmental Law
    Contract Law, including Specific Relief, Special Contracts, and Negotiable InstrumentsFamily Law
    Criminal Law I: The Indian Penal CodeHuman Rights Law
    Criminal ProcedureLabour and Industrial Law
    Drafting, Pleading, and ConveyancingLaw of Tort, including Motor Vehicle Accidents, and Consumer Protection Law
    EvidencePrinciples of Taxation Law
    JurisprudencePublic International Law
    Professional Ethics and the Professional Code of Conduct for Advocates
    Property Law

    The total time duration will be of 3 hours 30 minutes. Each question will carry one mark and no mark will be deducted for the wrong answer.

    OMR Answer sheets will be given to the candidates to mark the answers. It is mandatory for the aspirants to use ballpoint pen only, for all the entries in the OMR Answer sheets including the filling of bubbles. If there is more than one answer bubbled against a question, it will be considered as an incorrect answer. 

    AIBE 2020 Exam Pattern Highlights

    Mode of ExaminationOffline
    Medium11 languages
    Paper TypeObjective
    Number of Questions100 MCQs
    Duration of Exam210 Minutes
    Marking Scheme1 mark for every correct answer
    Negative MarkingNo negative mark

    AIBE 2020 Syllabus

    AIBE 2020 Syllabus will consist of various topics and subjects of three-year and five-year LL.B. programs as prescribed by the Bar Council of India. The subjects are given below:

    SubjectsNumber of Questions (Approx.)
    Constitutional Law10
    I.P.C (Indian Penal Code)8
    Cr. P.C (Criminal Procedure Code)10
    C.P.C (Code of Civil procedure)10
    Evidence Act8
    Alternative Dispute Redressal including Arbitration Act4
    Family Law8
    Public Interest Ligitation4
    Administrative Law3
    Professional Ethics & Cases of Professional Misconduct under BCI rules4
    Company Law2
    Environmental Law2
    Cyber law2
    Labour + Industrial Law4
    Law of Tort, including Motor Vehicle Accidents and Consumer Protection Law5
    Law Related to Taxation4
    Law of Contract, Specific Relief, Prop Laws, Spl Contract N.I Ac8
    Land Acquisition Act2
    Intellectual Property Laws2

    AIBE 2020 Result

    Bar Council of India will announce the result for AIBE XV 2020 tentatively in the second week of October, 2020 on the official website. The result will display only the qualifying/ non-qualifying status of candidates. The qualified candidates will be eligible to get the “Certificate of Practice” in the law profession.

    Steps to Check AIBE 2020 Results:

    1. Visit the official website of AIBE 2020
    2. Click on the link for ‘AIBE 2020 Results
    3. Enter the Roll number and Date of Birth
    4. Check the details on the AIBE 2020 Results
    5. Download and take printout of the results

    AIBE 2020 Cutoff

    To clear All India Bar Examination 2020, candidate should score minimum of 40% marks in the examination i.e. 40 marks out of 100.

    AIBE 2020 Certificate of Practice

    Candidates who will qualify AIBE 2020 will be awarded “Certificate of Practice” in the law profession. Candidates who will qualify in AIBE Examination 2020, can practice Law in any court, in any state in India.

    *The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College

    Fee Structure

    • 3560


    • 2560


    Sample/Mock Papers


    Full practice Papers for AIBE 2020




    Lukmar Digbak

    My ID Card is expired now, what are processed that i can apply for AIBE, please help out.

    18 Mar, 2020 22:32
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Digbak, if your id card is expired, you can provide any photo identity proof such as pan card, aadhar card, voter id card etc. which still has validity or can follow the provision of extending the date of the id proof.

    19 Mar, 2020 17:58
    kuheli ghosh

    I pass the exam in 2018 can I give the exam

    11 Mar, 2020 13:44
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Kuheli, yes, you can appear in the exam as there is neither any upper age limit nor limited number of attempts.

    11 Mar, 2020 15:28

    I have passed my llb in 2019 but don't got llb degree certificate but have sanad do I am eligible to give exam

    18 Feb, 2020 00:20
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Anuja, yes, you are eligible to apply for this exam as there is no minimum percentage criteria.

    18 Feb, 2020 17:58
    Tirupathi K

    I didn't received any message regarding admit card as today is day to be displayed the admit card and also not working the site. Please suggest further what to do

    10 Sep, 2019 09:50
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Tirupathi, the link for admit card download has not been available yet on the official website of the website. Thus, it is advised to try downloading the same after noon.

    10 Sep, 2019 10:05
    Kishan Singh

    Agar kisi ne 2 years me clear nahi hua to Kya unka enrolled cancel ho jaega ya wo or bhi exams de sakta hai

    08 Sep, 2019 00:20
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Kishan, no, you can still appear in the exam.

    12 Dec, 2019 16:05

    Sir I was pass out my LLB in the year 2010. Got my degree certificate in Feb.2011. I got registered in Bar Council of Punjab and Haryana in the year 2013. I am practicing in District Court. Is it compulsory for me to go through this exam. Kindly let me clear for this examination.

    05 Sep, 2019 22:14
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Ashok, yes, there is no exemption from this exam for any category.

    06 Sep, 2019 14:35
    Shrikant baban dive

    Sir I am pass llb 3 year course can I apply this exam my sanad not came reply me

    31 Aug, 2019 11:56
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Shrikant, yes, yes, you may apply for the exam as there is no minimum percentage criteria to be eligible. Candidate who has done 3 or 5-year LLB course is considered eligible for AIBE exam.

    31 Aug, 2019 12:02
    Santosh m

    Two days back our reslut comes and I am waiting for 5th sem result can I apply after my results comes

    08 Aug, 2019 15:26
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Santosh, no, you are not eligible for this exam yet as student must have done graduation/LLB course to appear in this exam.

    08 Aug, 2019 15:37

    I am yet to enroll in to state bar council as advocate in this month? can i get eligibility to write AIBE exam on august 25?

    22 Jul, 2019 00:20
    vivek kumar

    Hello Mahesh. Yes, you can give the exam if you are eligible for it.

    29 Jul, 2019 14:31
    sibte alam khan


    22 Jul, 2019 00:20
    mannu singh

    Hi Alam, Please check this link: Eligibility.

    22 Jul, 2019 11:48

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